Lakeshore Classic Movies – October 26 & 27
Saturday Night Movie – Oct. 26 at 9 pm
Beat the Devil (1953)
Humphrey Bogart stars as one of five disreputable adventurers who are trying to get a vast fortune of uranium out of East Africa. Gina Lollobrigida and Peter Lorre co-star in this film directed by Bogart’s long-time friend John Huston.
Academy Award Resumé: Humphrey Bogart was nominated as Best Actor in a Leading Role for Casablanca (1942) and The Caine Mutiny (1954), but won for The African Queen (1951).
Oct. 27 Double Feature starting at 11 am
A Farewell to Arms (1932)
Gary Cooper stars as an American ambulance driver serving in Italy in World War I. When he meets an English nurse (Helen Hayes), his world is thrown upside down as he reevaluates what is worth fighting for, in an Ernest Hemingway adaptation.
Paul Robeson stars as a military medic in WWI who disobeys orders to rescue six soldiers trapped on a torpedoed ship. But when a man dies in the effort, the medic is imprisoned to await court-martial. The medic escapes, fleeing into the North Africa desert. However, his past is pursuing him as a former friend who has vowed revenge and is catching up fast.